Southport, North Carolina
Southport is a lovely town built along the mouth of the Cape Fear River in Brunswick County, North Carolina. The beautiful natural landscape surrounding Southport inspired many film directors who included it in many TV series and movie scenes, including Dawson’s Creek, Under the Dome, Matlock, I Know What You Did Last Summer, A Walk to Remember, etc. A few of the top Southport tourist attractions include Southport Pier and River Walk, North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport, Fort Johnston – Southport Museum & Visitors Center, Price’s Creek Lighthouse, and 8 A Fine Art Gallery. Overall, Southport is a very popular summer destination where you can enjoy a broad range of outdoor and recreational activities. It is worth mentioning that the annual North Carolina Fourth of July Festival held in Southport, attracts more than 50,000 visitors every year. Regarding budget accommodation, there are 12 discount hotels worth checking in Southport, NC. Hampton Inn Southport is one of the top economy accommodation options. For under $150 per room per night (2 guests) you will get a very comfy room, plus, free breakfast/parking/internet are included in the price.